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Sailing tips are available in the following categories:
Anchoring, Navigating, Safety.
Practice drills for various parts of your game are available in categories such as Moody Yachts.
- Cone of Protection from Lightning - Faraday's Cage
Even though the odds are in your favor that your boat may never be hit by lightning, if it happens it can have devastating effects. Don't take...
- Navigating Bridges
Traveling the inland waterways can be a pleasant experience but can also bring some special challenges especially for larger boats and sailboats....
- Navigating Inlets
By: Chief Warrant Officer Jim Krzenski, Commanding Officer, USCG Station Fort Pierce, FL Arguably, one of the most dangerous locations that...
- Tide Lifted Anchor
Fresh-water boaters can be surprised by tides. If you set an anchor at low tide, giving it a reasonable amount of rode, even setting a second...
- Tight Anchorage
There are degrees of tightness in anchoring. If you have room for the boat to swing around without hitting anything, then you can just use a...
- A Scrape in the Dark
It is a horrible feeling to wake up at 3:00 am after spending the day on the water and finding a perfect anchoring spot, only to realize that...
- Steps to Smooth Anchoring
At some point in your boating career you will probably want to anchor. You may want to stop and fish, swim, have lunch or stay overnight. A second...